Public Welcome to Attend at United States Mint Headquarters

What: The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting via teleconference on Thursday, April 13, 2006.

The purpose of the meeting is to conduct business associated with the CCAC’s responsibility to advise the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs pertaining to United States coinage. Interested members of the public may attend the meeting at the United States Mint; 801 Ninth Street, NW; Washington, DC; 2nd floor.

Topic (subject to change):

• To consider proposed design narratives for the reverses of the 2007 First Spouse coins and medals.

Who: Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC)

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b)(8)(C), the CCAC was established to:

• Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, Congressional gold medals, and national and other medals produced by the Secretary in accordance with section 5111 of title 31, United States Code;

• Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the Committee recommends to be commemorated; and

• Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended.

When: Committee teleconference and public Meeting -Thursday, April 13, 2006, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon.

Where: United States Mint, 801 9th NW, Washington, D.C., 2nd floor.

Note: The meeting is open to the public, and news media are welcome.

Contact:
Press inquiries: Michael White (202) 354-7222
Customer Service information: (800) USA MINT (872-6468)